Christy Hansen

COACH  CHRISTY  HANSEN  nee: Torgerson  (BPE 2000, BEd 2003) - Co-Founder ASPIRE 

Christy has been involved in volleyball over the past 22 years at varying capacities.

She has experience in many different aspects of volleyball including athlete, Program Director at the Alberta Volleyball Association (AVA), AVA's Jasper Volleyball Director, the University of Alberta Volleyball Camps Director, and coach.

Her love and passion of the sport continues to grow and it is important for her to stay involved and give back to the growing volleyball community.

Christy is the recipient of the 2012 Alberta Volleyball Association's Hall of Fame award.



High School Volleyball 

  • 1989-1992 - Sir Winston Churchill High School Calgary, AB 
  • Junior and Senior Teams

Club Volleyball

  • 1987-1992 - Dinnie Volleyball Club - Midget, Juvenile and Junior levels

Alberta Provincial Team Volleyball

  • 1990 - Team Alberta Midget Provincial Team
  • 1991 & 1992 - Team Alberta Juvenile Provincial Team
  • 1993 - Canada Games - Team Alberta - 2nd Place

University Volleyball

  • 1992/93 - University of Calgary Dino's - 4th at CIAU National Championships
  • 1995/96 & 1996/97 - University of Alberta Panda's - CIAU National Champions
  • 1998/99 & 1999/2000 - U of Alberta Panda's - CIAU National Champions
  • Inductee to the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame

National Team Volleyball

  • 1992, 1995, 1996 - Canadian Junior National Team Member
  • 1993-1995, 1997 - Canadian Senior National Team Member

Professional Volleyball

  • 1997/98 - Hotel Cantur - Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain